CETP at Savar fully operational: industries secretary

Industries secretary Md Abdul Halim on Saturday said that the Central Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP) at Savar Tannery Industrial City was fully operational for purifying chemical waste. ‘During the holy Eid-ul-Azha, tannery owners collect half of the rawhide for whole year. So the next two to three months, tanneries in the industrial city will run at full speed,’ he said while exchanging views with the different stakeholders of the tannery industry related at the Savar Tannery Industrial City, said a press release.

The industries secretary urged the tanneries to work together in the peak season for maintaining the international standard of the leather goods.